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Curated, quarterly conversations with inspiring women in the 3D printing industry.

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4 Conversations

4 Girlbosses

Empowering women through storytelling and relatable topics

+ Womanhood

+ Career

+ Innovation in 3D printing

Meet Lizz Hill Wiker

A fireside chat with Lizz Hill Wiker, the Director of the 3D Product Development Team of Tapestry Inc, about Being a Pioneer.

Discussing:

+ Innovation at Coach

+ Building a 3D printing team within a large corporation

+ Being a woman in a predominantly male industry

Vignette Speakers

+ Brianne Malloy, Digital Fabrication Manager at BluEdge

+ Barbara Hanna, Founding CEO of Cyant & Co-Founder of 3DTalk

+ Melissa Ng, Founder of Lumecluster

Table Guests

+ Cyant

+ Geek of Chic

+ Johnny Nelson Jewelry

+ Girls Who Code

+ Capture it in 3D

+ gCreate

+ A/D/O

+ Makelab

And many special thanks to our sponsor!

The Flow

+ 6:00pm - Meet & Greet

+ 6:30pm - Introductions + Vignette Speakers

+ 7:00pm - A Conversation With... Lizz Hill Wiker

+ 8:00pm - Networking

About the Event

+ Located at WeWork Dumbo Heights, 81 Prospect St.

+ Light food and beverages will be served

+ Grab some take-home goodies & support the cause!

+ Meet badass local companies and individuals

+ Support local business & build that community!

+ Learn about Women in 3D Printing and find ways to be involved

+ Gentlemen, you can come too! Please come and show your support!

About Lizz Hill Wiker

Lizz (Hill) Wiker grew up in the Pacific Northwest where she spent her days learning, crafting, designing and making. Her long time love of textiles and sewing led her to New York where she pursued an education in Textile Development and Marketing and Accessories Design at the Fashion Institute of Technology.

Lizz holds a full-time role as a Director at Tapestry, Inc (formerly Coach) and oversees the team responsible for the technical design and 3D prototyping of hardware and jewelry for the brands under Tapestry (Coach, Kate Spade and Stuart Weitzman.)

https://lizzhill.tech

IG- @lizzhillwiker

About Women in 3D Printing

With a mission of ‘Promoting, supporting, and inspiring women using Additive Manufacturing technologies,’ Women in 3D Printing seeks to foster a more diverse industry. By featuring women shaping our industry, our hope is to encourage more women to join the industry. Each week, we are highlighting a woman who contributes to our industry. You will find profiles of engineers, business professionals, teachers, researchers, artists, designers… We want to celebrate those women’s achievements and share their ideas and advice.

https://womenin3dprinting.com

IG- @womenin3dprinting

About the NYC Ambassadors

Christina Perla, is CoFounder & CEO of Makelab. She has a background in Industrial Design and is obsessed with process and workflow.

Alyssa Burris, is Project Manager of Makelab. She loves snowboarding so much that her very first 3D print was of a mountain! She grew up in a 40 acre farm in Oregon and trained horses, and before heading to design school in NYC, she was as an adventure tour guide in Hawaii.

https://makelab.nyc

IG- @christinaperla & @aburris_

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